Carbon Offsets: The Real Deal?


A guide for individuals and organizations contemplating purchasing offsets. This guide provides background information on carbon offset, including the downsides and benefits of their use, the basic features of credible offsets and a list of resources that can provide more information about carbon offsets.

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About Centre for Civic Governance

The Centre for Civic Governance works to support community leadership meeting today’s social and environmental challenges: climate change, Canada’s increasing equity gap, and shifting social trends. At the Centre for Civic Governance, our goal is to strengthen Canadian communities through sharing best practices, providing tools for locally elected leaders, and progressive policy analysis. We strive to provide knowledge and information to make real and positive social change.